Many activists have pointed out that it is not the severity of the punishment, but the certainty of it that is the real deterrent.
25 Apr 2018 12:19 AM
The Congress had already been attacking the government for intruding into the personal space of citizens.
17 Apr 2018 2:26 AM
The Opposition parties have resorted to dirty tricks of disrupting the Parliament and spreading canards against the ruling BJP.
13 Apr 2018 8:14 AM
Randeep Surjewala of Congress also said the BJP-led central government should be blamed for the Parliament washout.
11 Apr 2018 9:56 AM
Hungerstrikes remain a powerful tool of political protest. It gives every citizen a powerful weapon to challenge even the mightiest power.
11 Apr 2018 12:29 AM
Currently about 80 percent of all Indian broadcasters are operating on foreign satellites.
08 Apr 2018 3:23 AM
The government made a few attempts to resume the dialogue with the Opposition by repackaging UPA schemes, but it all came to naught.
04 Apr 2018 6:31 AM
In an effort to curb instances of fake news in various mediums including print and electronic media.
03 Apr 2018 12:31 AM
The two Houses have been in near continuous turmoil since the Budget Session began about four weeks ago.
29 Mar 2018 1:17 AM
The most important point to emerge from UP is that the recently forged SP and BSP relationship is likely to hold for the Lok Sabha poll.
25 Mar 2018 12:10 AM
The recent secretary-level reshuffle effected by the Modi sarkar was a routine one, except for one appointment which took many babus by surprise.
18 Mar 2018 12:21 AM
Some lessons appear to have been learned. India is now going all out to address China’s sensitivities.
13 Mar 2018 12:22 AM
Seizing the opportunity, separatist leaders gave a call for a shutdown the next day and incidents of violence were reported throughout the Valley.
07 Mar 2018 3:03 AM
The increase in India’s quota will be effective from the Haj later this year. Saudi Arabia last year raised India’s quota by 35,000.
28 Feb 2018 1:53 AM
The information and broadcasting ministry is not favourably inclined and is understood to have rejected the suggestion.
25 Feb 2018 1:15 AM
Keen on wooing the rural votebank with just a little over a year left for the general elections.
31 Jan 2018 2:16 AM
Mr Sinha has been publicly criticising the Narendra Modi government’s economic policies and its style of functioning.
31 Jan 2018 1:36 AM
This time too, his letter gives the impression — quite rightly, of course — that inequalities have grown under the Modi government as well.
31 Jan 2018 12:27 AM
Refers to Nehru in letter to Speaker.
29 Jan 2018 1:10 AM
President Kovind’s emphasis on respecting differences should be taken as a gentle warning against any sense of complacency, verging on arrogance.
29 Jan 2018 12:12 AM